Paul Ryan is a tough act to follow in any situation. But he gave the
speech of his life on Wednesday night. I’ve never seen a
vice-presidential candidate speak with such discipline, intelligence,
Predictably, the attacks on Ryan have been desperate. Rachel Maddow, Ed Schultz, Al Sharpton and others called his speech outright dishonest, saying Paul Ryan was a liar. But what lies did he tell? They claim that he only told half the story. Of course he did! It’s a campaign speech! Did they really expect that he was going to get up there and talk about his early years in Congress, voting the party line? Unbelievable.
Ryan and Romney are the real deal, and we can expect a lot more fearful ad hominems against them into November.